January 17, 2013

Rep. Nunes Appointed Chairman of Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade

Representative Devin Nunes (R-CA) today was appointed by the House Ways and Means Committee as Chairman of the Subcommittee on Trade.  "It’s an honor to have been given this responsibility at a time when expanding trade is one of the vital ways to improve our sluggish economy," said Rep. Nunes.

The Ways and Means Committee has jurisdiction over taxes, international trade, Social Security, Medicare, and various welfare programs, among other areas. The jurisdiction of the Subcommittee on Trade includes tariffs, import and export policies, customs, international trade rules, and commodity agreements. Read More 

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